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Handling of Personal Information

Our websites (hereinafter, referred to as “Website”) use cookies and tags to provide you with a better website experience, advertising based on your browsing habits, and to understand what Website is being used for, and for statistics and measurement purposes. By clicking ‘I Accept’, or clicking on Website, you agree to such purposes and the sharing of your data with our trusted partners . Please see Cookie Policy for further information including withdraw of consent at any time.
Please refer to Privacy Policy of the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and CultureOpen in a different window for the handling of personal information.

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Cookie Policy

The Tokyo Bunka Kaikan (hereinafter referred to as TBK) operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture may collect certain information, including but not limited to the number of views or web pages which users access though devices of users, using cookies on the TBK's websites (hereinafter, collectively referred to as “TBK Website”) . This Cookie Policy explains these practices. For further information about how your personal information is handled and shared, please consult the Privacy Policy of the Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture .Open in a different window

The Foundation reserves the right to modify this policy, either in whole or in part without notice. The modified version will be shown on the TBK's Website.

1. Definition of Cookies

The term cookie refers to data that is sent from a website and saved on visitors' devices (computers, mobile handsets, etc.) when they access the website, as a tag that allows the device (computer, mobile device or any other device) in question to be recognized. Through the use of cookie, users may obtain information such as how many times a device has visited a website and which other websites have been visited by the user in question in the past.

The TBK Website uses two types of cookies: first-party cookies, which are created by the TBK, and third-party cookies, which are sent via the website by a third parties who are partners of the TBK. Functionality associated with cookies can be disabled via browser settings by users.

2. Purposes for which cookies are used

In this TBK Website, cookies are used mainly for the following purposes.

(1) Improving service

The TBK uses cookies in order to display the most suitable website for the user or to improve the user’s website experience. They will store the selected information to prevent from repeatedly showing the same selection screen, or storing your input data and confirming it in the following page or avoiding to request you the same input

(2) Distributing ads by using Cookkies

The TBK uses ad distribution services to display ads when users who have visited TBK Website in the past visit certain pages by using the ad delivery service provided by the ad service operator such as Google or Yahoo!. The main ad service and stop procedure of the service are listed in the following. Cookies can be disabled by accessing the web page showing the stop procedure of the service in the following. It is required to reset the system when you change browser, delete cookies or use a new PC.

Ad service operators

Yahoo!
Tool Provider Yahoo Japan Corporation
Privacy Policy Yahoo! JAPAN’s Privacy PolicyOpen in a different window
How to disable ads Disabling behavioral targeting advertising (Only in Japanese)Open in a different window
Google
Tool Provider Google Japan and Google Network
Privacy Policy Google Privacy PolicyOpen in a different window
How to disable ads Block Certain AdsOpen in a different window
Facebook
Tool Provider Facebook Japan
Privacy Policy Cookies & Other Storage TechnologiesOpen in a different window
How to disable ads About Facebook AdsOpen in a different window
Twitter
Tool Provider Twitter, Inc.
Privacy Policy Our use of cookies and similar technologiesOpen in a different window
How to disable ads Your privacy controls for personalized adsOpen in a different window

(3) Website usage

The TBK uses Google Analytics in order to understand the what the TBK Website is being used for. Google Analytics may collect the information of users through cookies. The information collected is managed based on privacy policy provided by Google, Inc. See the website of Google Inc. for the further information.

Google Analytics
Tool Provider Google Inc.
Privacy Policy Google Analytics Terms of ServiceOpen in a different window
Policy, etc. Google Privacy PolicyOpen in a different window
https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites?hl=enOpen in a different window
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245Open in a different window

The TBK uses YouTube during provision of service. YouTube also uses cookies in order to improve application service.

YouTube
Tool Provider YouTube, LLC
Privacy Policy YouTube Terms of ServiceOpen in a different window
Policy, etc. YouTube(Google) Privacy PolicyOpen in a different window

3. How to disable cookies

(1) Disabling all cookies

Cookies saved on user’s devices are retained until either the user intentionally deletes them or they expire. Although most browsers accept cookies by default, that functionality can be disabled by changing the browser's settings. Please be aware that disabling cookie functionality may prevent use of some or all of the TBK Website's functionality, and some pages may not display properly. For more information about how to change cookie settings in your browser, see the following links:

(2) Disabling cookies from a specific source

Google Analytics

To disable Google Analytics, described in Section 2 (3) above, download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on from the page provided by Google at the link shown below, install the add-on, and then change the browser's add-on settings. Note that use of products and services provided by Google Inc. may be limited by use of this add-on.

Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-onOpen in a different window

YouTube

See the link of Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for YouTube.

4. Inquiries about Cookies

Inquiries concerning this Cookie Policy should be directed to the following contact:

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Sales Promotion Section (Web Support Team)

Phone number
+81-3-3828-2111
Hours
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays
* Closed Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, and over New Year's.